Hey, you remember that scene from 2001: A Space Odyssey, where the monkeys were puzzling over the monolith?
The Palestinian monolith will never accept Israel, Romney's saying.
Abrams against harnessed that monolith them, the American Jewish leaders, whom Abrams presumed to speak for.
With a computer that goes bad and the mystery of the monolith and the indescribable ending that nobody could understand.
Its personality cult, rigid conformity and fire-breathing rhetoric notwithstanding, North Korea is not a monolith.
Carnac, in Upper Egypt, retains a monolith of the same symbolic character.
The whole company bent their efforts to displacing the monolith.
It is a monolith of unwrought stone standing sixteen feet high.
The total height of the monument is 52-1/4 feet, and that of the monolith about 20 feet.
The monolith on which it rests is porphyry, and weighs 130,000 pounds.
"column consisting of a single large block of stone," 1848, from French monolithe (16c.), from Latin monolithus (adj.) "consisting of a single stone," from Greek monolithos "made of one stone," from monos "single, alone" (see mono-) + lithos "stone." Transferred and figurative use is from 1934.